TestDaF is a central standardised examination in German language, which is conducted all over the world, primarily for students who wish to study in Germany, and those who need a proof of competence in the German language.

TestDaF assesses the four language skills: listening, reading, writing and speaking. The TestDaF examination has three levels: level 5 (TDN 5), level 4 (TDN 4) and level 3 (TDN 3). The written part lasts three hours and ten minutes without breaks. Together with the oral part and the breaks the examination lasts approximately five hours, and it is compulsory to be taken in one day.

The registration fee is 165 Euros.

From January 2010, the registration for the TestDaF examination is online. Please follow the instructions to register.

Log in to the TestDaF web site and start the registration;

Choose your exam centre- LinguaLink, together with the online  payment method that suits you best;

Fill in your contact data  and confirm the protection data statement;

Fill in your personal data and answer the rest of the questions;

Pay by card  and fill in the information required;

Confirm the data given, as well as AGW and BVB;

The registration process is completed. You can get the application form via the Internet, by e-mail message, or as a PDF document on the candidate portal;

Read the regulations very carefully, copy the confidentiality statement and sign  the application form.  Make sure to produce it on the exam day.

Choose an administration that suits you best and apply within the period allocated for application.

TestDaf dates: 2021




T10909 February 202117.11.2020 - 12.01.2021
T11020 April 202123.02.2021 - 24.03.2021
T11108 June 202113.04.2021 - 11.05.2021
T11215 July 202120.05.2021 - 17.06.2021
T11309 September 202115.07.2021 - 12.08.2021
T11409 November 202114.09.2021 - 12.10.2021

You can find all the detailed information about the registration and about the examination itself on the following website www.testdaf.de.

If you plan to sit the TestdaF examination, you can enrol at the preparation course offered by LinguaLink, where you will familiarise yourself with the format of the examination, and the strategies for passing sucessfully all the parts of the examination. At the end of the course, you will receive a complete report with comments on the achieved results.


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